This is another ritual sacrifice, presented as something other than what it really is, just like the Zaevion Dobson story.
Vanderbilt connects to 'shooting' in Simple English as well.
The name of the park mentioned, 'Ben Hill Strickland Sr. Memorial Park', also fits the '44' show.
The school he intended to join, Vanderbilt, known as the 'Commodores', ties in.
Recall how 227 connects to Pi, and what is significant about the first 144 decimal points of Pi.
The supposed killer also has a ripe name.
Clifton = 3+3+9+6+2+6+5 = 34 (Murder)
Steger = 1+2+5+7+5+9 = 29/38
Clifton Steger = 63/72
Clifton = 3+12+9+6+20+15+14 = 79 (Murder)
Steger = 19+20+5+7+5+18 = 74 (Masonic)
Clifton Steger = 153 (Often paired with '42')
The name of his high school and its location on the 33rd Parallel also stands out.
Power Springs, Georgia = 137 (137, 33rd Prime Number) (On 33rd Parallel North)
The 18-year old was apparently killed February 18, 2010. That is the 49th day of the year. Again, he was 18.
2/18/2010 = 2+18+20+10 = 50
2/18/2010 = 2+18+(2+0+1+0) = 23
2/18/2010 = 2+1+8+2+0+1+0 = 14
2/18/10 = 2+18+10 = 30
February = 42
Five = 42